b'Basic Sewing ActivitiesDeveloped by an experienced Montessori teacher, this series includes four basic activities to help children develop the skills needed for future projects. Presentation suggestions and extensions included. Items may vary.All 4 Sequential Sewing ActivitiesLacing (V400), Running Stitch (V402), Embroidery (V406), and Button Sewing (V404).!Set of All 4V417$120.00 Running Stitch Exercise Learn to control running stitch length: remove one thread from the burlap so children have a guide to follow.Items may vary. Ages 4+.!Set includes: Basket4 Burlap PiecesTomato Pincushion (V30)Tapestry Needles (V429)Right-Handed Kinder Scissors (A158)Skein of Embroidery FlossElliptical Embroidery HoopPresentation SuggestionsV402$29.00Lacing Exercise Introduce the running stitch with needle, satin cord, and pre-punched sturdy fabric (color may vary). Tie beadsButton Sewing Exercise at end of cord instead of knotting. Items may vary. Children can practice more complex tasks, such as Ages 3+.! measuring and cutting thread, threading a sharp Embroidery Exerciseneedle, tying knots, and sewing buttons to fabric. Set includes:Precise control is required to make cross-stitches look 2 Small Embroidery Hoops2 Metal Yarn Needles Items may vary. Ages 4+.!Tomato Pincushion (V30) 2 Pre-Punched Fabric Squares neat; the squares of the gingham fabric provide a guideSet includes: Satin Cord 2 Beads to follow. Items may vary. Ages 4+.! Embroidery Hoop 6 Cotton Fabric Pieces BasketPresentation SuggestionsSet includes:Small Willow Basket (K15)2 Sharp Sewing Needles Lacing ExerciseV400$23.00Basket 6 Gingham Fabric Pieces Needle Threader (V412)PincushionTomato Pincushion 2" dia. V303.25 Clear Plastic Box (B530) 2 Sharp Needles Clear Plastic Box (B530) Spool of ThreadNeedle Threader (V412)Pincushion 12 Assorted ButtonsPresentation SuggestionsCaution:Adult discretion and supervision are necessary whenRight-Handed Kinder Scissors (A158)Skein of Embroidery Floss Plastic Box for Buttons children are using items marked with this symbol; these items Round Embroidery Hoop Presentation Suggestions Right-Handed Kinder Scissors (A158) have (or contain) functional sharp points and/or sharp edges. V406$34.00 V404$34.00 Needle Threader This large eye needle threaderSewing in theeven threads thick yarns.Montessori ClassroomMade of metal with noA Practical Life Curriculumflimsy wires to break. EasyBy following this program of 40 for young children. Instructionssequential activities and projects, included. 2" long. Ages 3+.! children will learn real sewing skills. V412$2.99 Preliminary activities like threading a needle and tying a knot lead to finished projects such as a Peace Banner, an Herb-Filled Pillow, or a Felt A Flower. Introductory chapters explain Montessori theory and offer tips for set-up and safety. Each lesson has a list of materials, presentation steps, and aims. Created by Montessorian Aimee Fagan. Projects are designed B for children from ages 26. Paperback, 75 pages.Metal Needles V426$20.95 Metal needles are preferable because they are less likely More sewing books online. to bend or break than plastic onesallowing for a safer and more satisfying lacing or sewing experience. BothSewing projects were made by children from University Montessori School needles have large eyes and rounded tips. The Metalin Charlottesville, VA.Yarn Needles are 2" long and the slimmer Tapestry Needles are 1" long. A. Metal Yarn Needles (10 pieces)V27$4.99 ! WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD B. NEW! Tapestry Needles (6 pieces)V4292.50 Small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.MontessoriServices.com877-975-3003 Practical Life - Lacing, Weaving & Sewing35'